Category Archives: Entertainment

Two aspiring Assamese models to walk on LFW runway

GUWAHATI: The prestigious Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) hosted its first model audition for the northeast region here. Two Assamese aspiring models bagged the opportunity to walk on the LFW runway by defeating other 107 contestants from neighbouring states like Manipur, Arunachal ...Read More

Symphonic Illusion wins Rock Royalty

After a rugged competition among the bands of Meghalaya at Rock Royalty at State Central Library, Shillong. Symphonic Illusion were declared as the winners of the battle followed by Dymbur and Dosser’s Urge as the first and second runners up. ...Read More

Joi Barua releases new single dedicated to Assam’s pony racing tradition

Joi Barua, an Assamese musician has release a new song Riders of the Mist  which is a tribute song to the 130 year-old tradition of pony racing which is still kept alive by the Mishing bareback riders and tea plantation community in ...Read More

IN PICTURES: Surprise! Metallica poses for Italian suit brand

Metallica fans are in for a rather pleasant surprise. Front-man James Hetfield, drummer Lars Ulrich, guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo dress in black suits and white tuxedos for a campaign for Brioni, an Italian menswear brand that is moving away ...Read More

Alobo Naga releases new single

DIMAPUR: Alobo Naga, an aspiring artist from Dimapur, Nagaland has release his new single Chasing Ghosts featuring MOTO on June 2 2016.  Alobo Naga holds a Licentiate in Music performance certificate in Contemporary Vocals (LRSL), from Rock School, London; the first from India ...Read More

Hannah Khiangte, Fashion Designer from Mizoram on India Runway Week and more

Fashion design is a challenging, creative field that requires business, art and design skills which a young fashion designer from Aizawl, Mizoram seems to be getting right making herself a name in the fashion industry. Her brand logo depicting her name is ...Read More

In conversation with Mini Heart Attack, a punk band from Mizoram

Dedication and intense love towards punk rock led these young musicians to form Mini Heart Attack. The band hails from the alluring city Aizawl. Mini Heart Attack comprises of Matlana - vocalist/guitarist, Nunpuia -bassist/vocalist and Rema - drummer. They were once a ...Read More

They may be visually impaired, but they sure do know how to jam – ‘Light After Dark’

Imagine being visually impaired... how difficult it would be to do day-to-day errands, walk, write or do just about anything. Imagine playing a musical instrument and that too without any prior knowledge. It seems like a task. Well, not for the band ...Read More

Up close and personal with Nirdhar: Lady Bikers from Guwahati all set to conquer Leh

 “Today also in our society people might view us as irrational and irresponsible if we ride a bike. We’re haunted by old stereotypes that women who ride bikes are wild and irresponsible. Remember that everyone starts at the beginning- men ...Read More